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Atopic dermatitis and psoriasis as a spectrum condition

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Thinking of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis (AD) as a spectrum, rather than separate diseases might lead to better understanding, and potentially better treatments, two authors have proposed in the journal Current Opinion in Immunology. “A case can be made that psoriasis and AD exist across a spectrum where polar T-cell axes …

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Recruitment underway for atopic dermatitis serlopitant trial

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An investigational treatment that inhibits a receptor implicated in itch may hold promise for treatment of chronic pruritus, recent data suggest. Serlopitant, an oral neurokinin 1 (NK-1) receptor antagonist, has been evaluated in two trials that met their primary endpoints, according to investigators. Now, recruitment is underway for a randomized, …

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Sonoma Pharmaceuticals Launches Loyon

Sonoma Pharmaceuticals Launches Loyon

Sonoma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has begun US commercialization of the company’s new Loyon® product. Under the supervision of a healthcare practitioner, Loyon is intended to manage and relieve the scaling, erythema, and itching associated with various types of dermatoses including seborrhea and seborrheic dermatitis. Loyon is a unique, patented combination of …

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Increased attention-deficit/hyperactivity symptoms in atopic dermatitis are associated with history of antihistamine use

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Schmitt J, et al. – This study involves a comparison between children with atopic dermatitis (AD), attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), comorbid AD/ADHD, and age-matched healthy controls, in terms of their sociodemographic, clinical, and psychosocial characteristics. Furthermore, aspects of AD related to ADHD symptoms were also investigated. According to findings, increased levels …

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